Learn more about Accelerate

Accelerate is Fortinet's annual partner and customer event, attracting over 4,000 attendees from around the world.

The conference includes general sessions and training tracks for Fortinet partner and customer communities. Cybersecurity professionals, including system administrators, systems architects, IT executives, and technical and business decision makers will find value in the carefully curated tracks, labs, and keynote messages.

Pre-Conference Workshops + Accelerate

Accelerate

$1,995.00 (Early Bird*)

$1,595.00 (Early Bird*)

$2,195.00 (Standard)

$1,795.00 (Standard)

* Early-bird discount expires on February 28, 2023. Registration fee does not include hotel, transportation (air or ground) to Orlando, parking, etc.

Accelerate will be held at the Walt Disney Swan and Dolphin Resort in Orlando, Florida.

Pre-Conference Workshops
April 2 - 3
Customers and partners looking for additional training can opt to attend a Pre-Conference Workshop.

Accelerate 2023
April 3 - 6
Attendees will arrive in Orlando, Fl on April 3 for registration and check-in, followed by a Welcome Reception in the Tech Expo.

Registration opens in early January, 2023.

Accelerate is the perfect place for Fortinet partners and distributors to showcase your product and solution offerings and increase visibility with Fortinet’s best customers and top channel, distribution and deployment partners. For more information, contact acceleratesponsors@fortinet.com.

Learn more about Other Stuff

Yes! You can purchase Partial, 1-Day or Multi-Day tickets to Disney World Parks. You can also add a Park Hopper option, Water Park and Sports option or Park Hopper Plus option. 

Theme Park Tickets are valid up to seven days before, during and seven days after Accelerate 2023 dates. To purchase, please click here.

Yes, you will be able to accrue 20 CPE credits for attending Accelerate 2023. After the event, Fortinet will submit the credits to (ISC)² on your behalf.

During the registration, please indicate that you would like to accrue CPE credits and enter your (ISC)² member ID. The first and last name in your event registration must match your name in your (ISC)² member profile.

Fortinet will submit the information to (ISC)² within six (6) weeks after the event. After that, Fortinet will provide you a participation certificate and CPE credits will be posted in the (ISC)² member’s account within 5-10 business days.

Only members with an active (ISC)² membership and the activity date within their current three-year certification cycle will have the CPEs applied to their records.

Yes, there will be a proctored exam room available throughout the pre-conference and conference workshops in the Swan Conference Center where the Fortinet Training Institute is located.

This will be an open exam room, so partners/customers can come sit for up to two (2) written exams that are currently available through the PearsonVue testing center an no extra cost. Seating priority will go to first time exam takers. Those attempting a second exam will be provided access to any remaining available seats.

PLEASE NOTE: There is a standard 15 day waiting period between sitting for any single exam. So the second exam must be different from the first one taken. For example, if you do not pass your first attempt at an NSE 4 exam on-site, you will not be able to make a second attempt for your NSE 4 during Accelerate. 

You must bring your own laptop to run the exam.

Pre-Conference Workshop attendees will also receive a training voucher for use after Accelerate.

Email us at accelerate@fortinet.com and we'll take care of you!

Learn more about Registration

Registration will open on January 5, 2023. Click here to begin.

No. A full conference pass must be purchased to attend Accelerate.

The registration fee includes access to all areas of Accelerate, as outlined on the official agenda, including meals, Tech Expo, conference workshops, breakout sessions, and evening events. Additionally, attendees will be able to take any written exam that is currently available through the PearsonVue testing center an no extra cost.

Hotel accommodations are not included in the registration fee. There are six (6) different hotels in the Accelerate block with different nightly room rates for you to choose.

You can register without worry! Your registration may be canceled with no penalty until March 3, 2023. After March 3, a 50% cancelation fee will be imposed.

If you are traveling from outside the United States, you are strongly encouraged to review the travel information on travel.state.gov to ensure you fully understand the requirements to enter the country.

Learn more about Hotels

Yes! Accelerate attendees have six (6) different hotels to choose from when registering for Accelerate. Prices range from $279/night to $429/night (excluding fees and taxes).

Transportation to/from the Dolphin Convention Center will be provided for attendees staying at Disney's Coronado Springs and Disney's Port Orleans - Riverside hotels. All other hotels are within walking distance.

No. Accelerate attendees are free to choose the accommodations that best fit their needs. As noted above, transportation will be available to guests staying at Coronado Springs and Port Orleans - Riverside.

Bear in mind that Orlando is a very popular destination for Spring Break. Many hotels are already at capacity and rates are higher than normal. As an Accelerate attendee, you will have access to our negotiated room rates at the following hotels:

  • Walt Disney Swan Resort
  • Walt Disney Swan Reserve
  • Walt Disney Dolphin Resort
  • Disney's Yacht & Beach Club Resort
  • Disney's Coronado Springs
  • Disney's Port Orleans - Riverside

Pending hotel availability, you may have the option to secure the negotiated room rates for additional nights in Orlando. The earlier you register and make your hotel reservation, the greater chance you will have of extending your stay.

Yes (fees apply)! If you would like a provate transfer to or from the airport, please CLICK HERE TO FLL OUT THE FORM, then email to the transportation department.

Aside from the various ride share services and taxis, MearsConnect is a trusted service provider offering affordable round trip service. To learn more and make your reservation, please visit www.MearsConnect.com

Please click here to view a full list of options on transportation for you